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Independent Congressional candidate's family tree has roots in founding of U.S.

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Independent Congressional candidate's family tree has roots in founding of U.S.

October 20th, 2014 10:08 pm by Gary B. Gray

Robert Franklin said his great-great-grandfather was Samuel Franklin, brother of founding father and American statesman Benjamin Franklin.

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Area pastors urge support of Amendment 1

Area pastors urge support of Amendment 1

October 29th, 2014 9:19 pm by Gary B. Gray

Twelve area pastors gathered at Johnson City's Westminster Presbyterian Church Wednesday to profess their favoritism for Amendment 1 in an announced press conference.

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Freedom Hall hitting stride with events for all ages

Freedom Hall hitting stride with events for all ages

October 28th, 2014 8:57 am by Tony Casey

When the circus comes to town every year, Freedom Hall Civic Center Director Lisa Chamness said she's often just as excited as the thousands of children who also attend.

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Harwell in 2018? House speaker 'certainly interested'

Harwell in 2018? House speaker 'certainly interested'

October 27th, 2014 8:07 am by Associated Press

Harwell in an interview with the The Paris Post-Intelligencer said she was happy with her current position in charge of the 99-member House, but said she would "certainly be interested" in running for statewide office.

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Early voting numbers show dip in Washington County participation

Early voting numbers show dip in Washington County participation

October 23rd, 2014 9:02 pm by Gary B. Gray

Early voting for the Nov. 4 general election is at the halfway point, and Washington County has so far drawn fewer voters than the last comparable election in 2010.

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Florida Fangate: Portable fan blows up governor's race

Florida Fangate: Portable fan blows up governor's race

October 16th, 2014 5:01 pm by TAMARA LUSH and BRENDAN FARRINGTON, Associated Press

Gov. Rick Scott waited seven minutes, an eternity on live television, before appearing onstage for Wednesday night's debate, all because former Gov. Charlie Crist insisted on having his portable pal plugged in below his lectern.

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Libertarian candidate for Tennessee governor will appear as independent

Libertarian candidate for Tennessee governor will appear as independent

October 15th, 2014 4:21 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

The Libertarian Party of Tennessee's candidate for governor has lost a bid to have his party affiliation appear next to his name on the ballot, according to court records

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Governor dines in Johnson City

October 14th, 2014 4:21 pm by Gary B. Gray

Gov. Bill Haslam has lunch at Johnson City's Tupelo Honey Cafe on Tuesday.

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Bingo! Tennessee voters to decide on veterans gaming measure

Bingo! Tennessee voters to decide on veterans gaming measure

October 14th, 2014 9:29 am by Associated Press

Republican state Sen. Rusty Crowe of Johnson City acknowledged that the measure might face a tough time passing because the language refers to the tax code and doesn't mention the word "veteran."

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You can vote starting Wednesday for Nov. 4 general election

You can vote starting Wednesday for Nov. 4 general election

October 14th, 2014 8:48 am by Gary B. Gray

Early voting for the Nov. 4 general election begins Wednesday at 9 a.m. Early voting runs from Oct. 15-Oct. 30 and includes federal, state and local elections.

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Constitution candidate Crowell confers gubernatorial goals

Constitution candidate Crowell confers gubernatorial goals

October 13th, 2014 9:38 pm by Gary B. Gray

The Constitution Party has seated candidates in roughly half the states nationwide for November's mid-term election, including Union City's Shaun Crowell, who is in the hunt for Tennessee's governorship.

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